Tag: sequel


Opinion: Necessity of a ‘Mrs. Doubtfire’ sequel doubtful

April 17, 2014
As if Hollywood couldn’t shell out anymore sequels from the past — your favorite Scottish nanny is set to return to the big screen. “Mrs. Doubtfire,” the 1993 film starring Robin Williams in the title role, is set for a sequel from “Elf” writer David Berenbaum, according to “The Hollywood Reporter.” Directed by “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” director Christopher Columbus, the original film earned more than $400 million worldwide and an Oscar award for best make-up. The dramedy follows the story of Daniel Hillard (Williams), an actor who disguises himself as Mrs. Doubtfire, his female Scottish nanny alter ego, in order to see his children held under custody… Read more

Taye Diggs, co-stars talk growth, plot of ‘The Best Man Holiday’

November 12, 2013
The last “Best Man” movie ended with a wedding. Fifteen years later, the sequel, “The Best Man Holiday,” thrives on another type of festivity. The original cast of “The Best Man” returns for this film, which revisits the friends while they reunite for the Christmas holiday, including Sanaa Lathan (Robyn), Taye Diggs (Harper), Morris Chestnut (Lance), Terrence Howard (Quentin) and Nia Long (Jordan) with new addition Eddie Cibrian (Brian). The characters have matured along with the actors since “The Best Man,” which makes the film unique, Diggs said. “The fact that real time actually has passed is something that differs from a lot of sequels,” Diggs said in an interview… Read more